Ministry Team

Our Ministry Team:


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 Senior Pastor: Rev. John D. McDuff 

Pastor McDuff has served faithfully at Faith Assembly since 1973. He has been the Youth Pastor, Associate Pastor,  Educator at Faith Christian Academy, and Senior Pastor since 1990. He is a graduate of Soutwestern University.  He has 4 Children, and many grandchildren!

Pastor McDuff feels he is on assignment at Faith Christian Center to Prepare a place for the presence of God, Prepare people to be Christ-like, and Prepare a people to effectively reach the Lost. His heart is to raise a Joshua generation who will affect destiny for the Glory of God!

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 Associate Pastors: Rev. John & Vivian McDuff Sr.



Lead Youth Sponsors: Adrian & Samantha Pulido

Adrian & Samantha have served faithfully at Faith for many years and are new to the Faith team! They share a passion to reach students and the community. Adrian & Samantha are blessed with 4 beautiful children, Selest, Sergio, Adriana, & Analeigh.

Join with them and the entire FYM team each Wednesday night at 7pm.

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Quarterback of Ministries & Children's Pastor: Rev. Philip & Sarah Geesey

Pastor Phil and Sarah have served as Children’s Pastor’s at Faith Christian Center since March of 2012. Pastor Phil has also recently became the Quarterback for all Ministries at Faith Assembly of God. His Wife, Sarah, also serves as the 2nd and 3rd grade teacher at Faith Christian Academy. 

Pastor Phil has a BA in Church Ministries and Sarah has a BA in Elementary Education both from Northwest University. They were married in 2000 and have five beautiful children.

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Young Adult Pastors: Rev. Ashley & Paul Candelaria

Paul and Ashley Candelaria have been in ministry with young adults since 2009, and have been the CHI-RHO Pastors since 2011.

We have the call of Revival burning in our hearts, and have a passion to reach our young adult generation. We have been married since 2008, and love serving Jesus together. JOIN US for services every Wednesday night in Jeter Hall at 7pm.



Church Administrator: Christy Palomarez

Christy first attended Faith Assembly of God in October, 1992 and became a member in 1994. Her work here began as a volunteer at FCA in 1996, then as a paid cook from 1997-1999. In 1999 She became Assistant Director of Academy Learning Center. In 1997 she recieved her diploma from Advanced Kingdom Training, and in 2012 became a Stephen Minister. 

Currently Christy serves as Director of Academy Learning Center and Church Administrator. Christy praises God daily for her husband of 33 years, Manuel, and the fact that their children and grandchildren all have relationships with Jesus our Lord.  



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 Worship Leaders: Vicente & Stacey Ibarra

Vicente & Stacey have felt the call to lead peope into worship at a young age. As newlyweds married in July of 2014, they are excited to see how God will use themas they commit their lives & passions to His calling. It is their desire to not just lead people into worship, but to help raise up and develop the talents and giftings God has placed on others.

Vicente is a graduate of CanZion School of ministry and continues to teach music to those willing to learn. Stacey has completed 2 years at SUM Bible College and is pursuing a degree in Theology. She hopes to complete her education while serving at Faith Assembly of God.


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Access Pastors: Jeff & Donna Yates



Stephen Ministry Leaders


Stephen Ministry: The Tiemans & Gay Fullerton

Click on the picture to visit our webpage and find out more information about the Stephen Ministry and also request to be contacted by a Stephen Minister.